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Late day links

There has to be a lot of tired Blackhawk fans at work today, but for a very good reason.  These weeknight overtime games are killing sleep. 82 more words

Mixed Media

I pursue my art through a wide variety of modalities, working at: a pottery studio, a mosaic studio, a friend’s glass studio, and putting everything together in my home studio – or messy living space, truth be told. 372 more words

Elmore James - It Hurts Me Too (1957)

Elmore James, known as King of The Slide Guitar, defined a new sound in electric blues.  His most famous lick is the staccato slide opening to his immortal cover of Robert Johnson’s “Dust My Broom,” and with James’ massive amplification, that lick became the sound that all slide guitarists aspired to.   112 more words

Jared Skoff

Got To Get Better

To anyone who knows me well, or even just knows me in passing, usually knows about my love of Eric Clapton and why he means so much to me. 823 more words

Life

Buddy Miles - Them Changes

Having been the drummer of Band Of Gypsys and thus the drummer of Jimi Hendrix is a CV line few can match. 

Them Changes was recorded just after the death of Hendrix and thus the end of Band Of Gypsys. 8 more words

Beach Sunset Panorama Blues (& Yellows) - "John Lee Hooker-orama"

Four portrait photos masterfully merged into one very beautiful sunset indeed …

Today’s sunset is a “John Lee Hooker-orama” because of the blues in the sky and the sea … tenuous I know, perhaps Google will like this one ? 8 more words

Don Charisma

Spray Paint Blues

Hey hey! I have a tiny taste check for you today! Ok, not taste – really don’;t consume the spray paint. But a comparison of kinds. 41 more words